Marine Corps Reserve Private Howard E. Miller died in battle, November 22, 1943. His remains were recorded as non-recoverable until the recent rediscovery of Cemetery 33 on Betio Island. Now, Private Miller will finally be brought home and laid to rest.

Skylawn Funeral Home & Memorial Park is honored to serve Private Miller and his family, and lay him to rest in his hometown of San Mateo, California. Private Howard Miller will be buried November 6th, 2020, just 4 days before the Marine's 245th birthday.

Watch the ceremony live starting at 1:30 pm:

To discover how Private Howard E. Miller was able to return home, read this article from Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency.